Latest Wor-Wic Addition Eyes Fall Completion

BERLIN – April marks the one-year anniversary of Wor-Wic Community College breaking ground on its newest building project – the Workforce Development Center (WDC).Since the $15 million project began, steady progress has been made on exterior and interior construction of the 48,000-square-foot building. With about 75 percent of the building complete and warmer weather in… Read more »

Hydraulic Dredging Ban Signed Into Law

BERLIN – Nearly one year to the day from the untimely passing of the Delegate Bennett Bozman, Governor Martin O’Malley officially signed the bill prohibiting hydraulic dredging for clams and oysters in the coastal bays into law.O’Malley, along with Lieutenant Gov. Anthony Brown, Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller and Speaker of the House Michael… Read more »

Proposed Permit Process May Cost County $500K

SNOW HILL – Simplifying the building permit process for small projects could cost the county big bucks, staff told the Worcester County Commissioners at Tuesday’s budget work session.Talk of adding an online application process for building permits of all stripes, and adding mapping functions online, would require a lot of work and staff, said Ed… Read more »